Balderton’s James Wise on AI, Entrepreneurship and the ‘Start-up Century’

In the latest episode of ‘This Much I Know,’ Carlos’s guest is James Wise, Partner at Balderton and author of the newly published book “Start-up Century.” They discuss:

– the global movement of entrepreneurship and its role in today’s world and the decades to come

– the evolving nature of work and how AI is accelerating its transformation the Five C’s of AI Integration

– the new technological frontiers, including health, housing, and energy

– James’s ‘Entrepreneur’s Manifesto,’ a policy recommendation for governments to better support entrepreneurs

– the role writing plays in his day-to-day work as an investor, and how his book has influenced his investment strategies



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Start-Up Century. Why we’re all becoming entrepreneurs – and how to make it work for everyone 

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